The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 30 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 16 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.65% 1.59% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 6.25% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £345 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.91% 25.46% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 48
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Swindon region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for REST.

1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) BDD
3 23 (63.89%) SOAP
4 22 (61.11%) Web Services
4 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (47.22%) Scrum
6 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 14 (38.89%) Selenium
8 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
8 13 (36.11%) MVC
8 13 (36.11%) Kanban
8 13 (36.11%) WebDriver
9 12 (33.33%) CSS
9 12 (33.33%) Spring
10 10 (27.78%) TDD
11 9 (25.00%) Maven
11 9 (25.00%) Finance
11 9 (25.00%) Bitbucket
11 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 8 (22.22%) Mockito
13 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
13 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
13 7 (19.44%) Exploratory Testing
14 6 (16.67%) jQuery
14 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
14 6 (16.67%) C#
14 6 (16.67%) .NET
14 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
14 6 (16.67%) Microservices

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) DSL
2 1 (2.78%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.78%) HBase
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Parquet
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) WebDriver
3 9 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (25.00%) Maven
4 8 (22.22%) Mockito
5 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 5 (13.89%) GitLab
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (8.33%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Ant
8 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) SOAP
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) Spring
5 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
5 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) Sass
8 4 (11.11%) WCF
9 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.33%) Node.js
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) BDD
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Scrum
4 13 (36.11%) Kanban
4 13 (36.11%) MVC
4 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
6 7 (19.44%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Microservices
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) API Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.11%) DevOps
10 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Open Source
10 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.78%) Scala
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 4 (11.11%) Sencha
3 1 (2.78%) Nokia